Harvard Catalyst Profiles

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Self-Help Groups

"Self-Help Groups" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

Organizations which provide an environment encouraging social interactions through group activities or individual relationships especially for the purpose of rehabilitating or supporting patients, individuals with common health problems, or the elderly. They include therapeutic social clubs.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Self-Help Groups" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Self-Help Groups" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 141 publications over 30 distinct years, with a maximum of 11 publications in 2019
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.